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Credit(s):3Course prepares students for pipe joint welding within the ASME, API, TRA and AWS specifications. Students use E6010 and E7018 electrodes and pass the visual and guided bend test in the 2G, 5G and 6G positions. Evidence of advanced skill development in SMAW, GTAW, pipe-welding is expected. Oxy-fuel cutting of ferrous metals is required.